Learn: About HUD & Planet Youth
Planet Youth connects American Indian, Alaskan Native and Native Hawaiian youth to people, cultural resources and fun using the internet. Parents, researchers, and teachers will find the site an important and useful resource for providing opportunities for Native and non-Native youth and their families with access to a base of knowledge about American Indian history, facts and culture.
What is HUD?
The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) is a branch of the U.S. Government. HUD's role is to help people become homeowners and to support growing communities.
HUD's Office of Native American Programs works with tribes and Native organizations to make sure affordable housing is available to Native Americans, Alaska Natives and Native Hawaiian families. The Office of Native American Programs sponsors Planet Youth.